September: National Sewing Month

Sew Happy Printable

September is National Sewing Month!  The observance of National Sewing Month began in 1982 with a proclamation from President Ronald Reagan declaring September as National Sewing Month “In recognition of the importance of home sewing to our Nation.” In honor of “Throwback Thursday,” we have several links below of past[Read more]

Pow Wow Quilt Piecing

quilt block step 2

I’ve been hard at work piecing squares for my Pow Wow quilt. This is probably my favorite part of quilting because you get to see how the fabrics take shape into a work of art! I learned a new method of piecing in order to put these blocks together. Although[Read more]

Pow Wow Quilt

Pow Wow Quilt Fabric

All those gorgeous fabrics are going to turn into the Pow Wow Quilt by Allison Harris over at Cluck Cluck Sew. I finished up the top of my previous quilting project shortly after buying this fabric. I told myself I couldn’t start on this until it was finished, but this[Read more]

Quilting Fabric Sneak Peak

Pow Wow Quilt Fabric

Look at the gorgeous fabric this girl picked up! I can’t wait to get started…but I told myself I would have to finish my last quilting project first! I have a really cute project in mind for these fabrics which is my motivation for finishing the other quilt! Alexandrea Nicole[Read more]

Practice Flowergirl Dress

Flowergirl Pattern

As the wedding gets closer (Aug) it is time to do a practice run on making the flowergirl dress.  We bought some fun summer fabric to experiment with the pattern (B4967 Butterick) hoping that it would fit and our flowergirl would have a fun dress for the summer.  We measured[Read more]